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100 points for $49 worth of Veritas practice GMATs FREE VERITAS PRACTICE GMAT EXAMS Earn 10 Points Per Post Earn 10 Points Per Thanks Earn 10 Points Per Upvote ## SC question. ##### This topic has 2 expert replies and 3 member replies ## SC question. Art museums do not usually think of their collections as capital or consider the interest income that would be generated if a portion of the capital would have been invested in another form. (A) be generated if a portion of the capital would have been (B) have been generated if a portion of the capital would have been (C) be generated if a portion of the capital were (D) be generated if a portion of the capital was (E) be generated if a portion of the capital had been Confused b/w A & C. ### GMAT/MBA Expert Official Company Rep Joined 12 Jun 2012 Posted: 652 messages Followed by: 265 members Upvotes: 143 GMAT Score: 800 Hello! This is the message forum to ask questions to GMAC, the makers of the GMAT exam. Unfortunately, we cannot help you with individual practice questions. Please re-post these questions in one of the main message boards, where I am sure other students and tutors will be glad to help you. Good luck in your studies! Rebecca _________________ Leah Official GMAC Representative Have a question about customer service issues, GMAT exam policies, or GMAT exam structure? Post your question in our Ask the Test Maker forum! ### GMAT/MBA Expert Site Admin Joined 13 Feb 2006 Posted: 6738 messages Followed by: 975 members Upvotes: 1249 Hello, I took Rebecca's suggestion and moved this post to our dedicated SC forum here. This way you get help in solving the problem. Regards, Sorin _________________ Beat The GMAT | The MBA Social Network Community Management Team Research Top GMAT Prep Courses: https://www.beatthegmat.com/gmat-prep-courses Research The World's Top MBA Programs: https://www.beatthegmat.com/mba/school Master | Next Rank: 500 Posts Joined 18 Apr 2013 Posted: 358 messages Followed by: 7 members Upvotes: 42 Test Date: 17-Nov Target GMAT Score: 690 GMAT Score: 730 IMO answer should be C. What is the OA? Master | Next Rank: 500 Posts Joined 29 Mar 2012 Posted: 308 messages Followed by: 3 members Upvotes: 16 Target GMAT Score: 750 IMO C If [X] were - Structure Senior | Next Rank: 100 Posts Joined 13 Mar 2013 Posted: 89 messages Followed by: 1 members Upvotes: 10 Target GMAT Score: 720 IMO C ..here is why Art museums do not usually think of their collections as capital or consider the interest income that would be generated if a portion of the capital would have been invested in another form. (A) be generated if a portion of the capital would have been would is never used in if clause, it is rather used in then clause. OUT (B) have been generated if a portion of the capital would have been would is never used in if clause, it is rather used in then clause. OUT (C) be generated if a portion of the capital were - Correct (D) be generated if a portion of the capital was were is more suitable than was in if clause because of subjunctive mood. OUT (E) be generated if a portion of the capital had been Past perfect is incorrect here..as it is used when we have two tenses in past. OUT _________________ -------------------------------- Don't forget to hit the "Thank" button,if you find above information helpful. • 5 Day FREE Trial Study Smarter, Not Harder Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • Free Veritas GMAT Class Experience Lesson 1 Live Free Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • Magoosh Study with Magoosh GMAT prep Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • Award-winning private GMAT tutoring Register now and save up to$200

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